Editing Out Confidential Information

(ABBYY FineReader Corporate Edition only)

In ABBYY FineReader 11, you can easily remove confidential information from a recognized text

  1. On the Tools menu, click Redaction Mode or click the button on the main toolbar.
    The mouse pointer will change to a marker.
  2. In the Text window, use the marker to black out the text you wish to conceal.

    Tip. If you black out some characters by mistake, you can undo the last redaction by pressing CTRL+Z or clicking the Undo on the main toolbar.  

  3. Save your document.

The blacked out text will appear as dots in the output document. If the saving format you selected supports text and background colors, these will be black dots against a black background.

Note: When you save a page, the blacked out areas will appear as black rectangles in the output document.

To switch off the Redaction mode, either